Kerry confirms U.S. commitment to South Korea in call to foreign minister

by Reuters
Thursday, 7 January 2016 01:27 GMT

WASHINGTON, Jan 6 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se on Wednesday about North Korea's nuclear test, the U.S. State Department said.

Kerry reiterated the U.S. commitment to South Korea's security and "emphasized the need for a unified international response to the DPRK's provocative actions," the State Department said in a statement. (Reporting by Eric Walsh; Editing by Sandra Maler)

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